Glendale CA Trash Schedule 2023 (Bulk Pickup, Holidays, Map)

We’re here to help you find the Glendale CA trash pickup schedule for 2023 including bulk pickup, recycling, holidays, and maps.

The City of Glendale CA is in California with Burbank to the northwest, Pasadena to the northeast, Los Angeles to the south, Alhambra to the southeast, Arcadia and Azusa to the east.

If there’s a change to your normal trash collection schedule then there’s a good chance your street sweeping schedule has changed too so make sure to check for updates.

Glendale CA Trash Collection Calendar 2023

For normal trash collections schedules, visit https://www.glendaleca.gov/government/departments/public-works/integrated-waste-management/residential-1-4-units

Trash Pick Up Holidays

Here you can see the city-observed holidays.

Collection services are not conducted on holidays that fall on Sundays; City collection services will be carried out on weekdays as normal. The City regular collection services are maintained for all other holidays during weekdays.

Glendale CA Trash Collection Map

Glendale CA Trash Pickup Schedule

Bulk Waste Pickup Calendar 2023

To find your bulk item pickup schedule visit: https://www.glendaleca.gov/government/departments/public-works/integrated-waste-management/residential-1-4-units/bulky-item-pickup for find the collection day for your bulk waste.

Acceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Appliances: Air conditioners, dishwasher, dryers, freezers (small), stove, toilets, etc.
  • Electronics: Coffee pots, computer monitors, lamps, microwaves, printers, etc.
  • Furniture: Bookshelves, chairs, desks, mattresses, etc.
  • Miscellaneous: Barbeques (no propane tanks) exercise equipment, ironing boards, picture, etc. 
  • Please review this pdf file for more details on accepted and not accepted items

To request a pick up: Complete the form below and submit your request three working days prior to the refuse collection day in your area. For example, for the next Monday, contact us by Wednesday; For the next Tuesday, contact us by Thursday.

Donate or recycle items locally at earth911.com

Unacceptable Items for Bulk Pickup

  • Cardboard
  • hazardous waste
  • bags of trash/recycling
  • construction materials
  • lumber

Have bulky items the city won’t pick up? You need a junk removal service.

If you have large items that the city won’t take from you, you may need to hire a junk removal service.

Junk removal services are not be as picky about the items they’re collecting so if the city won’t take the item, this may be your best bet. There’s usually a fee involved with junk removal but most companies can tell you ahead of time approximately what it’s going to cost.

There are a number of junk removal services in Glendale CA and I’m sure many of them will be able to help you out.

Recycling Collection Calendar 2023

Here’s the link to the recycling collection calendar: https://www.glendaleca.gov/government/departments/public-works/integrated-waste-management/collection-services

Frequently Asked Questions

When is bulk pickup in Glendale CA ?

To find your bulky item pickup in your area visit: https://www.glendaleca.gov/government/departments/public-works/integrated-waste-management/residential-1-4-units/bulky-item-pickup

What day is trash pickup?

To find trash pickup on your street visit: https://www.glendaleca.gov/government/departments/public-works/integrated-waste-management/residential-1-4-units

What time does trash collection start?

Trash collection starts at 7 a.m. Make sure to have your bins on the curb by then.

How can I contact the Glendale CA Public Works Department?

Call Center at 818-548-3916 or email [email protected]

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